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Updates from the Assistant Director of Facilities Services Rick Hopke, Director of Building Services Chad Wiese and Assistant Superintendent of Business Services Mike Barry.
Construction at Spring Harbor Middle School is moving along. Custodial staff completed the move out of the office area. The contractor has started selective demolition of the canopy and parking lot. Excavation is in progress as well.
The addition at Kennedy Elementary School is looking good. Photos taken on June 9, 2017 show that upper level classrooms, the main office and nurse's suite are nearly complete. Classroom furniture is at the school and office furniture is scheduled for delivery in late July. Work on the exterior continues and the patio will be poured in mid-June, followed by landscaping.
Work on the existing building will start mid-June. Temporary walls, an old office area and ceilings adjacent to the new addition will be demolished in preparation for the interior renovation. Final inspection for the elevator is scheduled for July.
Work on the Kennedy addition is scheduled to be complete by the end of May. Metal and brick are being installed. The interior walls are complete and the ceiling grid is being installed.
Crews continue to make progress on the East High Theater. Photos taken on May 12, 2017 show the stage view of the seating area. Upcoming work includes installing the rigging for the stage, painting the walls and installing the acoustical clouds. Floor finishes and seating are scheduled to be installed mid-June.
Construction on the Madison East theater is progressing nicely. We can't wait to see a show in this beautiful space!
Work on the addition at Kennedy is moving along nicely. We can't wait to see the finished product!
Construction on the theater at East High School is progressing. The contractor has completed a majority of demolition work and has started the build-out of the auditorium, new mezzanine and multi-purpose room. Major equipment has been ordered including the stage rigging, lighting, sound systems and seating.